The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Manager
Rank 851 834 850
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 45 47 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.043% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.046% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 28
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £64,000 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Manager over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 44 £45,000 - 4
London +21 19 £50,000 -23.07% 3
South East +4 17 £45,000 +5.88%
Kent +12 11 £45,000 -10.00%
City of London +23 7 £57,500 +33.72% 2
West Midlands -21 3 £32,500 -45.83%
Staffordshire - 3 £32,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £32,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £42,500 -
Watford -10 2 £29,500 -1.66%
Hertfordshire -21 2 £29,500 -1.66%
North West -22 2 £42,500 +37.09% 1
East of England -29 2 £29,500 -1.66%
Surrey - 2 £35,000 -
Swindon 0 1 - -
Manchester -5 1 £42,500 +37.09% 1
Scotland -6 1 £32,500 -
Wiltshire -8 1 - -
Hampshire -10 1 £55,000 +57.14%
South West -22 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £38,500 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 £35,000 -
Witney - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £55,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £37,500 -

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title.

1 55 (56.12%) Windows
2 44 (44.90%) ITIL
3 41 (41.84%) Microsoft
4 34 (34.69%) Active Directory
5 21 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 20 (20.41%) MS Excel
6 20 (20.41%) Windows XP
6 20 (20.41%) SLA
7 18 (18.37%) VMware
8 16 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (16.33%) SQL
9 15 (15.31%) Finance
9 15 (15.31%) Degree
10 12 (12.24%) Mentoring
10 12 (12.24%) Project Management
10 12 (12.24%) Service Delivery
11 11 (11.22%) MCSE
11 11 (11.22%) Cisco
11 11 (11.22%) VPN
11 11 (11.22%) Windows 7
11 11 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
12 10 (10.20%) MS Office
13 9 (9.18%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (9.18%) Retail
14 8 (8.16%) Hyper-V
14 8 (8.16%) Change Management
15 7 (7.14%) Linux
15 7 (7.14%) SharePoint

IT Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.08%) Lync
3 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.06%) IBM Notes
4 3 (3.06%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.20%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Office 365
2 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.22%) VPN
2 6 (6.12%) Firewall
3 5 (5.10%) DNS
3 5 (5.10%) WAN
3 5 (5.10%) ADSL
3 5 (5.10%) LAN
3 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.08%) DHCP
4 4 (4.08%) SAN
5 3 (3.06%) VLAN
6 2 (2.04%) Wireless
6 2 (2.04%) Multicast
6 2 (2.04%) Internet
6 2 (2.04%) MPLS
6 2 (2.04%) SSL
6 2 (2.04%) VoIP
7 1 (1.02%) PBX
7 1 (1.02%) FTP
7 1 (1.02%) HTTP
7 1 (1.02%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (15.31%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Retail
3 6 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.04%) Back Office
6 2 (2.04%) Banking
7 1 (1.02%) Publishing
7 1 (1.02%) Automotive
7 1 (1.02%) Legal
7 1 (1.02%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) .NET
2 2 (2.04%) CSS
2 2 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (1.02%) ODBC
3 1 (1.02%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.02%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.10%) EPoS
4 4 (4.08%) PACS
5 3 (3.06%) PDA
5 3 (3.06%) Derivative
6 2 (2.04%) Statistics
6 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.02%) AS400
7 1 (1.02%) PKI
7 1 (1.02%) NHS
7 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.02%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.02%) Physics
7 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.02%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 55 (56.12%) Windows
2 20 (20.41%) Windows XP
3 11 (11.22%) Windows 7
4 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.14%) Linux
6 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.10%) Windows Vista
7 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.04%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.04%) Android
9 1 (1.02%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.90%) ITIL
2 12 (12.24%) Project Management
2 12 (12.24%) Service Delivery
2 12 (12.24%) Mentoring
3 8 (8.16%) Change Management
4 6 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.10%) Line Management
5 5 (5.10%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.08%) Coaching
6 4 (4.08%) Workflow
6 4 (4.08%) ERP
6 4 (4.08%) Business Continuity
6 4 (4.08%) Supplier Management
7 3 (3.06%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.06%) Service Management
7 3 (3.06%) People Management
7 3 (3.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.04%) Change Control
8 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.04%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.33%) SQL
2 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.02%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (15.31%) Degree
3 11 (11.22%) MCSE
4 9 (9.18%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.08%) MCP
6 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.04%) MBCS
7 1 (1.02%) CITP
7 1 (1.02%) MCSA
7 1 (1.02%) CCNA
7 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.02%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.41%) SLA
2 4 (4.08%) HL7
2 4 (4.08%) DICOM
3 2 (2.04%) COBIT
4 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (34.69%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.02%) XenApp
4 1 (1.02%) XenServer
4 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) SCCM
1 2 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (41.84%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.37%) VMware
3 11 (11.22%) Cisco
4 5 (5.10%) Citrix
5 4 (4.08%) Apple
6 3 (3.06%) Retalix
6 3 (3.06%) Lotus
6 3 (3.06%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.04%) Capita
7 2 (2.04%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle
7 2 (2.04%) Adobe
8 1 (1.02%) HP
8 1 (1.02%) Dell
8 1 (1.02%) Avaya
8 1 (1.02%) BMC
8 1 (1.02%) Linedata
8 1 (1.02%) Quark
8 1 (1.02%) Reuters
8 1 (1.02%) Kaspersky
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